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Primary Cardiac Rhabdomyosarcoma in Childhood: Case Report [Turk Kardiyol Dern Ars]
Turk Kardiyol Dern Ars. 1998; 26(6): 372-374

Primary Cardiac Rhabdomyosarcoma in Childhood: Case Report

Ali Rahmi BAKİLER1, Erhun KASIRGA1, Esra ÖZER1, Serap AKSOYLAR1

Primary, malignant cardiac tumors are extremely rare in childhood. These tumors are fibrosarcomas rhabdomyosarcomas, malignant teratomas and neurogenic sarcomas. The case of an ı ı -year-old boy with the elinical findings of cardiac tamponade is reported in whom a cardiac tumor was diagnosed by echocardiogram and cardiac magnetic resonance imaging. The tumor proved to be rhabdomyosarcoma on histopathologic examination.

Keywords: Primary cardiac tumor, rhabdomyosarcoma

How to cite this article
Ali Rahmi BAKİLER, Erhun KASIRGA, Esra ÖZER, Serap AKSOYLAR. Primary Cardiac Rhabdomyosarcoma in Childhood: Case Report. Turk Kardiyol Dern Ars. 1998; 26(6): 372-374
Manuscript Language: Turkish

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